Fishponds near Kukil'nyky village

IBA Criteria

Year of most recent IBA criteria assessment: 2000

Populations of IBA trigger species
Species Current IUCN Red List Category Season Year(s) of estimate Population estimate IBA Criteria Triggered
Red-necked Grebe Podiceps grisegena LC breeding 1993 40-66 breeding pairs B1i
Black-necked Grebe Podiceps nigricollis LC breeding 1993 120-450 breeding pairs A4i, B1i
Whiskered Tern Chlidonias hybrida LC breeding 1993 10-300 breeding pairs B1i, B2

Note: This table presents the IBA criteria triggered and the species that triggered then at the time of assessment, the current IUCN Red List category may vary from that which was in place at that time.

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IUCN Habitat Habitat detail Extent (% of site)
Wetlands (inland) Standing freshwater, Rivers and streams, Water fringe vegetation -
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Land use

Land-use Extent (% of site)
fisheries/aquaculture -
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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2022) Important Bird Areas factsheet: Fishponds near Kukil'nyky village. Downloaded from on 28/11/2022.